On This Day

December 1738 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 14 Jan Antonín Koželuh, Czech composer, born in Velvary, Czech Republic (d. 1814)
  • Dec 28 Thaddaus Ferdinand Lipowsky, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Dec 13 Gotthard Wagner, German composer, dies at 59
  • Dec 22 Jean-Joseph Mouret, French composer, dies at 56